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Some Aspects of the History of Libya During the Fatimid Period.

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1970
Authors  Hamdani, Abbas.
Volume and Pages  PAGES: Pp. 321-348
Edition  Libya in History
Publisher  mprimerie Catholique
Place  Beirut
Editor  ed. Gadalla
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Some Aspects of the History of Libya During the Fatimid Period." In Libya in History, ed. Gadalla. Beirut: Imprimerie Catholique, 1970. Pp. 321-348.

Tuhfat al-Mustajib: Gift for the Initiates - Abu Ya'qub Ishaq b. Ahmad al-Sijistani.

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Lakhani, Nadia.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "`Tuhfat al-Mustajib': Gift for the Initiates - Abu Ya'qub Ishaq b. Ahmad al-Sijistani." Diss., WTTP, Institute of Ismaili Studies, London, 1983.

Muslims: an Early Fatimid Ceramist

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1968
Authors  Jenkins, M.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Bull. Met. Mus. Art. n.s. ; VOLUME: XXVI ; PAGES: 359-369
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Muslims: an Early Fatimid Ceramist," Bull. Met. Mus. Art. n.s. XXVI (1968): 359-369.

The Political Role of Minority Groups in the Middle East

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1979
Authors  McLaurin, R. de, ed.
Publisher  Praeger Publishers
Place  New York
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Contains some statistics on Isma'ilis ; DETAILS: The Political Role of Minority Groups in the Middle East. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1979. [Contains some statistics on Isma'ilis.]

Notes on some Ismaili Manuscripts

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1933
Authors  Tritton, A. S.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: B.S.O.A.S. ; VOLUME: VII ; PAGES: pp. 33-39
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

From information supplied by P. Kraus ; DETAILS: "Notes on some Ismaili Manuscripts," B.S.O.A.S. VII (1933/35): pp. 33-39. [From information supplied by P. Kraus.]

The Idea of Guidance in Islam

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1956
Authors  Tibawi, A. L.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: I.Q. ; VOLUME: III ; PAGES: 139-158
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Idea of Guidance in Islam," I.Q. III (1956): 139-158.

The Berlin Druze Lexicon

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1940
Authors  Sprengling, M.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: A.J.S.L. ; VOLUME: LVII ; PAGES: 75 ff.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

St.-Pierre, P. J. ; DETAILS: "The Berlin Druze Lexicon," A.J.S.L. LVII (1940): 75 ff. St.-Pierre, P. J.

The Ismailis in History

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Esmail, A.; Azim Nanji
Volume and Pages  SERIES: I.C.I.C. ; PAGES: 225-265
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Co-authored with Azim Nanji ; DETAILS: "The Ismailis in History," I.C.I.C.: 225-265. (Co-authored with Azim Nanji.)

The Dai Jalam b. Shayban and the Ismaili State of Multan

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1973
Authors  Hamdani, Abbas.
Place  Karachi
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: The Dai Jalam b. Shayban and the Ismaili State of Multan. Karachi, 1973.

The Kaliph Hakim and History as a Cyclical Happening

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1976
Authors  Knapp, B. L.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Nineteenth-Century French Studies ; VOLUME: V ; PAGES: 79-93
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Kaliph Hakim and History as a Cyclical Happening," Nineteenth-Century French Studies V (1976/77): 79-93.

The Druzes: Their Origins and Development to the Zenith of their Power under Fakhr al-Din

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1962
Authors  Buchanan, J. R.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: G.U.O.S.T. ; VOLUME: XIX ; PAGES: 41 ff.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Druzes: Their Origins and Development to the Zenith of their Power under Fakhr al-Din," G.U.O.S.T. XIX (1962/3): 41 ff.

The Nizari Ismaili Traditions in Hind and Sind

Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  1972
Authors  Nanji, Azim.
University  McGill University
Volume and Pages  PAGES: 316 pp.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Ph.D. diss. ; DETAILS: "The Nizari Ismaili Traditions in Hind and Sind," Ph.D. diss., McGill University, 1972. 316 pp.

The Fatimid Law of Inheritance

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1958
Authors  Fyzee, Asaf A. A.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: S.I. ; VOLUME: IX ; PAGES: 61-69
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Fatimid Law of Inheritance," S.I. IX (1958): 61-69.

The Foreign Policy of Egypt under the Fatimids

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1929
Authors  Gibb, Hamilton A. R.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Oostersch Genoots in Nederland ; VOLUME: 6de Cong ; PAGES: 17-18
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Foreign Policy of Egypt under the Fatimids," Oostersch Genoots in Nederland, 6de Cong. (1929): 17-18.

The `Das Avatara' of Satpanthi Ismailis and Imam Shahis of Indo-Pakistan.

trans_of: 
Das Avtar - Motto
Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  1972
Authors  Khakee, Gulshan.
University  Harvard University
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

The entire Thesis can now be downloaded - see links below the text. The first part contains the 60 pages introduction to the work, a must read.

This thesis contains a transliteration and a translation of the Das Avatara of Imam Shah ; Dr Gulshan Khakee died of cancer in Bombay at the age of 58, Saturday January 12, 2002. She graduated in teacher training in Nairobi where she taught at the AK Girl School and at the Kenya High School. She did her M.A. at Trinity College in Dublin - Ireland and her PhD. at Harvard in 1972.

Gulshan Khakee should be credited for collecting the manuscripts and books now in the Khojki collection of Harvard (catalogued by Ali Asani) While on a research tour in 1988, the Kaka of Pirana told us that he remembered when she came to visit Pirana and they gave her themanuscript of Das Avatar she had taken to Harvard.

She was among the pioniers of Ginanic research and some of her works are listed here. ; DETAILS: "The `Das Avatara' of Satpanthi Ismailis and Imam Shahis of Indo-Pakistan." Ph.D. diss., Harvard University, 1972. [Contains a transliteration and translation of the Das Avatara of Imam Shah from a manuscript dated 1736AD.] She offered a copy of her Thesis to The Heritage Society on 20th January 1991. She was one of our lecturesr at the SOS Khojki Conference organized in Toronto by the Ismaili Heritage Society now on www.ismaili.net.

The Rise of Extremist Sects and the Dissolution of the Fatimid Empire in Egypt

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1957
Authors  Van Ess
Volume and Pages  SERIES: I.C. ; VOLUME: XXXI ; PAGES: 17-25
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Rise of Extremist Sects and the Dissolution of the Fatimid Empire in Egypt," I.C. XXXI (1957): 17-25.

Philosophie iranienne et philosophie comparée

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1977
Authors  Corbin, Henri.
Volume and Pages  PAGES: 155pp.
Publisher  Iranian Imperial Academy of Philosophy
Place  Tehran
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: Philosophie iranienne et philosophie comparée. Tehran: Iranian Imperial Academy of Philosophy, 1977. 155pp.

The Syrian Ismailis at the Time of the Crusades.

Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Mirzah, Nasseh A.
University  University of Durham
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Ph.D. diss. ; DETAILS: "The Syrian Ismailis at the Time of the Crusades." Ph.D. diss., University of Durham, 1963

Saint Cults in Afghanistan

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1976
Authors  Duprée, L.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: A.U.F.S. Reports XX ; VOLUME: no. 1
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Saint Cults in Afghanistan," A.U.F.S. Reports XX, no. 1 (1976).

Three North-African Topographical Notes

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1954
Authors  Stern, S. M.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Arabica ; VOLUME: I ; PAGES: 343-345
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Three North-African Topographical Notes," Arabica I (1954): 343-345.


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